4 Things To Know When Starting A Successful Software Business

Want to start your own software business? Here are 4 tips you should know.
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We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a software business:

#1: Shiloh Johnson, founder of ComplYant Inc:

We chatted with with Shiloh, founder of ComplYant Inc ($23.2K/month). In our interview, Shiloh says:

Here’s a tip: don’t pay to be a part of anyone’s accelerator or incubator that is not offering you investment.

Additionally:

I’ve learned not to be afraid to put something in front of customers, that is really the only way to figure out if it’s any good.

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#2: Nick Franklin, founder of ChartMogul:

We chatted with with Nick, founder of ChartMogul ($/month). In our interview, Nick says:

Stay focused on what’s working, and see if you can expand on that and maybe over time it can turn into a great business.

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#3: Philip Young, founder of Session:

We chatted with with Philip, founder of Session ($5.5K/month). In our interview, Philip says:

The best way to reach product-market fit and retain customers from my experience is to listen to them.

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